newsgroup

noun
news·group | \ˈnüz-ˌgrüp, ˈnyüz-\

Definition of newsgroup 

: an electronic message board on the Internet that is devoted to a particular topic

Examples of newsgroup in a Sentence

I posted a message to a gardening newsgroup.

First Known Use of newsgroup

1983, in the meaning defined above

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newsgroup

noun

English Language Learners Definition of newsgroup

: a place on the Internet where people can talk about a particular subject by reading and leaving messages

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